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Senior Group Program Manager - Platform

  • Location
    • Milford, Michigan
    • Warren, Michigan
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted

Description

What You'll Do:

  • Build and grow a high performing team of program managers, provide clear direction and support to drive success
  • Develop and implement program strategies aligned to organizational goals
  • Lead programs from requirements definition through deployment, identifying schedules, scopes, budget estimations, and implementation plans, including risk mitigation
  • Coordinate internal and external resources to ensure that projects adhere to scope, schedule, and budget
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams and PMO ops to develop communication channels including dashboards and presentations
  • Foster collaboration between cross-functional teams to ensure alignment and seamless execution of program plans 
  • Analyze program status and, when necessary, revise the scope, schedule, or budget to ensure that program objectives can be met
  • Establish and maintain relationships with relevant client stakeholders, providing day-to-day contact on program status and changes
  • Lead process creation and documentation for program-related activities
  • Communicate program outcomes and/or risks to the appropriate management channels and escalate issues, as necessary, according to program work plan
  • Remain up to date on industry trends, competitor intelligence, and market research insights to inform decision making

Additional Description

Your Skills & Abilities (Required Qualifications):

  • 10+ years of project/program management or related experience
  • 5+ years of people management experience
  • BSE, BS in Mechanical/Mechatronics Engineering, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Computer Science, Math, Chemistry, Metallurgical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Physics, Materials Engineering
  • Experience leading projects with technical and non-technical teams
  • Experience defining, documenting, and providing guidance on processes
  • Proven success working with all levels of management
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and executive strategic plans, manage budgets and drive results
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills

What will give you a competitive edge (Preferred Qualifications):

  • MSE, MS in Mechanical/Mechatronic Engineering, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Computer Science, Math, Chemistry, Metallurgical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Physics, Materials Engineering
    • PMP Certification
    • Experience managing enterprise software programs
    • Experience administering and configuring Jira, Azure DevOps or similar tools

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